Avignon Capital has been awarded European Alternative Investment Manager of the Year, at the Funds Europe awards 2017.
The Funds Europe awards acknowledge commitment to Europe and the industry, and the judges looked for companies who have demonstrated innovation and excellence during 2016/2017.
Commenting on the win, Patrick Flaton CFOO at Avignon said: “The competition was very strong so we are delighted to have won this award. This award is a testament to the hard work that the team have put in over the last 12 months.
For a boutique investment company, we have experienced rapid growth during 2016/2017, marked by a number of key milestones such as reaching a record transaction volume of €565m, entering the Dutch market and opening a new office in Berlin (the first in continental Europe).
This award for European Alternative Investment Manager of the year is a crowning accomplishment for the year.